Jane Hamilton Quotes

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Jane Hamilton quotes: Emma, Emma, Emma, I said, wishing I could somehow teach her to take the smaller blows of life in her stride. Emma, Emma, Emma, I said, wishing I could somehow teach her to take the smaller blows of life in her stride.
Jane Hamilton quotes: I feel like I don't have all the ingredients a person is supposed to have. I feel like I don't have all the ingredients a person is supposed to have.
Jane Hamilton quotes: We all need people to tell us that we were the ones who had been deeply wronged. We all need people to tell us that we were the ones who had been deeply wronged.
Jane Hamilton quotes: In high school, it was very fashionable to be disdainful of the bourgeois suburbs, but I secretly liked them. In high school, it was very fashionable to be disdainful of the bourgeois suburbs, but I secretly liked them.
Jane Hamilton quotes: I have since wondered if a person can know how deep a thing goes without getting outside of it, without taking it apart, without, in fact, ruining it. I have since wondered if a person can know how deep a thing goes without getting outside of it, without taking it apart, without, in fact, ruining it.
Jane Hamilton quotes: I experienced unrequited love early. I experienced unrequited love early.
Jane Hamilton quotes: I just assumed that if you were a girl-child, you were supposed to grow up and write. I just assumed that if you were a girl-child, you were supposed to grow up and write.
Jane Hamilton quotes: In Charles Dickens's books I had to admire the way the meanest enemies spoke to each other, with what seemed to me to be the greatest civility. In Charles Dickens's books I had to admire the way the meanest enemies spoke to each other, with what seemed to me to be the greatest civility.
Jane Hamilton quotes: It is a rule of nature that taking a day off on the farm sets a person back at least a week. It is a rule of nature that taking a day off on the farm sets a person back at least a week.
Jane Hamilton quotes: We didn't have a TV until I was 12. We didn't have a TV until I was 12.
Jane Hamilton quotes: All I hope, selfishly, is that there will be real books until the day I draw my last breath. All I hope, selfishly, is that there will be real books until the day I draw my last breath.
Jane Hamilton quotes: I don't think that talking to anybody can help you - a writer or a nonwriter. So what do I do in Wisconsin? I don't know. I just slug through I don't think that talking to anybody can help you - a writer or a nonwriter. So what do I do in Wisconsin? I don't know. I just slug through it.
Jane Hamilton quotes: She could never be part of so much of his turbulent history, his youthful adventure, where life had been deeply felt. She could never be part of so much of his turbulent history, his youthful adventure, where life had been deeply felt.
Jane Hamilton quotes: Life, he knew, had meaning and was fully possessed only as it was remembered and reshaped. Life, he knew, had meaning and was fully possessed only as it was remembered and reshaped.
Jane Hamilton quotes: My god has always been a laissez-faire deity, giving you the initial goods and sending you on to make your way. My god has always been a laissez-faire deity, giving you the initial goods and sending you on to make your way.
Jane Hamilton quotes: Life on earth, filled with uncertainty and change, seemed far more difficult than what lay beyond the grave. Life on earth, filled with uncertainty and change, seemed far more difficult than what lay beyond the grave.
Jane Hamilton quotes: We are part of each other's live in much the same way a lover is only slightly beneath closed lids in sleep. We are part of each other's live in much the same way a lover is only slightly beneath closed lids in sleep.
Jane Hamilton quotes: As a species, we would not have survived without humor. As a species, we would not have survived without humor.
Jane Hamilton quotes: This was life, I supposed, running and running and running, and realizing along the way that the phantom was getting closer. This was life, I supposed, running and running and running, and realizing along the way that the phantom was getting closer.
Jane Hamilton quotes: Our mission in life is not to discover our fate as we go along, or even to procreate, but rather to fill up the endless gray void that is time. Our mission in life is not to discover our fate as we go along, or even to procreate, but rather to fill up the endless gray void that is time.
Jane Hamilton quotes: In the end maybe what marriage offered was the determination of one's burial site. In the end maybe what marriage offered was the determination of one's burial site.